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Address: Canyonlands National Park, UT
Phone Number: 435-719-2313
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This area of Canyonlands has a few hiking trails and views of beautiful...

This area of Canyonlands has a few hiking trails and views of beautiful canyons.

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This part of Canyonlands is probably my least favorite. But, I enjoy biking, hiking and 4X4 driving. To me you gotta get in it. However, I realize that not everyone enjoys that... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Carol B
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Rigby, Idaho
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Rigby, Idaho
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66 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This part of Canyonlands is probably my least favorite. But, I enjoy biking, hiking and 4X4 driving. To me you gotta get in it. However, I realize that not everyone enjoys that, or has the mobility to do that. For those less adventurous souls there's Island the Sky. If you can I advise going on the trails and getting off... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Island in the Sky was an easy half day driving excursion. Every viewpoint offered unique views. We arrived at 3 pm, so the lightning wouldn't be quite as harsh for photos and we stayed though sunset. Even though we mostly drove, at the elevation and with the heat, you do need to make sure you have plenty of water. You... More 

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Cary, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Saw arches and canyonlands national park. Both are beautiful you just marvel at the formations and canyons. Don't pass up those parks.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent the second of my two days visiting Canyonlands at the section called Island in the sky, which lies north of the Colorado River and east of the Green River. My first day was in the Needles section, about which I have already submitted a review. This section of the park is much higher than the Needles. In fact,... More 

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Strongsville, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a little disappointed at Canyon lands 2 days ago because we were not able to go on many of the hikes we had planned. Some genius had scheduled for 3 parking areas to be resurfaced all at the same time. I would think doing 1 at a time during peak visitor season would have been the smarter way... More 

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Seriously, Canyonlands and the Island in the Sky area beats the Grand Canyon any day. You find yourself up above a sea of canyons on a pinnacle viewpoint. So impressive and no hiking required to see the big view. Highly recommend you take the extra time to drive out here!

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Eleanor, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here on our trip through the Colorado & Utah. The views along I-70 were making me question the idea of stopping. So I glad we didn't let that influence our decision. The overlooks and other viewpoints throughout the park are well worth the trip. Pictures can show the colors but in no way can they capture the enormity... More 

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Covina, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just got home today from hiking "The Mighty Five" in Utah. All of the parks were beautiful, but Canyonlands had very little to do and was a disappointment to us.

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Tequesta, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Canyonlands just to knock out the 5 south Utah National Parks and had no significant expectations since I had already been to the Grand Canyon and Dead Horse State Park. However, once at Canyonlands and the hike to the end of the Mesa, I was floored. This place is amazing and we couldn't get enough of it. I... More 

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Thank Touringwithkids
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had thought this would be a quick drive thru but oh no! This park is great for pictures, hiking & reflection. There are so many different geological features to see - it's truly beautiful & amazing. I would recommend making a day or 2 @ this park

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